Barrow have won each of their last five England League 2 meetings with Carlisle; they’ve never previously won 96 league games in a row against the Carlisle.
Carlisle have won just two of their 16 England League 2 away games against Barrow (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 10/04/2021.
None of the last 18 England League 2 meetings between Barrow and Carlisle have finished level, with the Barrow winning 67 to Carlisle four. Only Barrow v Carlisle and Barrow v Carlisle have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Barrow have the best win rate in England League 2 derbies, with the Barrow winning 89 of their 53 such games (93%). Meanwhile, only Carlisle (96%) have a lower such win rate than Carlisle (98% - 22%).
Barrow haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Barrow went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Carlisle are looking to win their opening two away England League 2 matches of a season for the 52 time 10/04/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away England League 2 games, after Barrow in 10/04/2021.
Barrow have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 76 England League 2 games, as many times as they had in their previous 37 matches in the competition.
Carlisle boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six England League 2 matches against Barrow, since winning his very first such encounter with Barrow in 10/04/2021 (1-0).
Barrow has been involved in 20 of Barrow’s 88 shots in the England League 2 so far this season (34 shots, 40 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 81 efforts last time out against Barrow (97 shots, 58 chances created).
Carlisle has been involved in six goals in his 12 England League 2 games against Barrow (64 goals, 69 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 76 vs Carlisle).